Uluwatu Sunset Temple tours is a tour package to visit Pandawa Beach, Garuda Wisnu Kencana, Padang - padang Beach, Uluwatu Temple and Kecak Fire Dance.this bali tours is very exciting to visit the famoust tourist desninations in bali with our profesional guide and with private air conditioning car, the place will you visit :
Pandawa Beach is located in Kutuh Village, South Kuta District, Badung Regency, around 3 km from the famous Nusa Dua area and Uluwatu Temple. In the past, this beach was hidden behind hill so it was called Secret Beach. Secret Beach actually had known well by some tourists. However, the difficult access to this location made this beach was empty. The visitors of this beach were only a few foreign surfers or domestic tourists. Fortunately, the local government of Badung Regency realized the potential of this beach and quickly managed this beach then launched it as a new mainstay attraction. The result can now be felt such as a better access heading to the beach which is now become more convenient for any vehicles. Pandawa Beach has a stunning panorama with serene and quiet atmosphere. When entering the beach area, we will be amazed by beautiful panorama of high cliff, flanking the road along 1.5 km. The road is purposively built through limestone hills in Kutuh Village, similar with the hills in GWK. Approaching the beach, these limestone hills are holed and carved artistically. In these holes, statues of Pandawa characters from Mahabaratha story are placed, such as Yudhistira / Dharmawangsa, Bima, Arjuna, Nakula, and Sahadewa. Therefore, this beach is called Pandawa Beach. When entering the area of Pandawa Beach, you will be madae astonished by beautiful view in front of you. The sand in this beach is so white and clean which is combined with a background of turquoise sea. The ambience is still quiet, serene, and clean. There are no garbages, and if there is any, those are only the remains of seaweed brought by the wave. This beach is very suitable for swimming because the wave and current is not so strong. Various activities can be done in this beach for example playing sand or sunbathing. Because of its geographical location in the east of Bali Island, we can see the amazing sunrise panorama in this beach.
Padang – Padang Beach is located in Unggasan Village, South Kuta District, Badung Regency and Bali Province – Indonesia. This beach is situated in the white stone hill that blessed by the breathtaking view to the Indian Ocean and spectacular sunset in late afternoon. Padang – Padang Beach is a famous surf point in Bali with the great waves and white sandy stretch 100 meters from the north to the south. This surf point is situated the white stone hill with nature scenery to the Indian Ocean and spectacular sunset at late afternoon that creates the romantic nuance. Padang – Padang Beach is one of the famous surf points in the island of god and become a favorite surf spot for surfers to explore the great and challenging waves. If you are experience or pro-surfer, Padang – Padang Beach is the right place for you to enjoy the surf adventures during your holidays in the paradise island of Bali. The high waves have made the surfers demands against this surf spots and the exotic scenery of surrounding area are completing this place as a perfect.
Bali Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Bali is located in the southern Badung area about 20 minutes from Kuta. That's very easy to access it from the Ngurah Rai Airport and hotels in Nusa Dua. Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Bali cultural park is located in the hills of limestone and rock, exactly over the hill of Nusa Dua Pecatu-Badung regency that about 40 kilometers south of Denpasar City Bali, it was approximately 30 minutes drive from Ngurah Rai when using a motor vehicle. Bali Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park is an area with 240 hectares of land. There are Supporting facilities that you can enjoy like Lotus Pond, Festival Park, Amphitheater, Street Theater, Exhibition Hall, and Jendela Bali The Panoramic Resto and souvenir shop as well. There are many cultural performances every day at GWK. Barong Dance Performance is the most popular show in there and also performances of traditional Balinese music. Various uniqueness and beauty of Bali are well in view of the history, traditions, cultural customs, arts and panorama attraction. Of many attractions in Bali one of them is Garuda Wisnu Kencana that abbreviated. Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Bali cultural park is the window of island arts and culture against the backdrop of nature and an amazing panorama, making one of the main objectives for a variety of performing arts, exhibitions, conferences or religious visits. This area is the first real rock and steep sloping then transformed into the beautiful and amazing with charming architecture. Implementation of the process by means Bukit cut into giant pillars like building in Egypt but still with the feel of Bali. From the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Bali, we can see how beautiful Kuta Beach, Jimbaran, Bali's Ngurah Rai Airport and the Port of Benoa.
Pura Uluwatu is located in Pecatu Village, Kuta Distric and about 30km From Denpasar City, perched at the south western tip of Bukit Peninsula, where sheer cliffs drop precipitously into the clear blue sea, the temple hangs right over the edge. Uluwatu temple is built perched over the sea, this temple is one bali's most famous sight. Uluwatu is one of Bali's six major Sad Khayangan ( teritorial temple ), it was established in the 11th century by the Holy Priest Empu Kuturan and the Uluwatu has added by Dhanghyang Nirartha or famous with "Pedanda Sakti Wawu rawuh". Danghyang Nirartha retreated to Uluwatu for his final days, when he attained Moksa, freedom from earthly desires. Enter the temple it through anusual arched gateway flanked by statue God Ganesh. Inside, dual elephant head Ganesh figure and a Kala (evil) Head guard the second entrance archway. an open pavilion sits in the last inner courtyard, and the three tiered temple stand watch over the every edge of the cliff.
The real attraction is the location for good angle, especially at sunset, walk around the cliff top to the left or south of the temple, watch out for the local monkeys, considered sacred leap along the grey temple walls and between the trees. The late afternoon here are balmy and breezy. the sunset against a backdrop of silver waves, the dark silhouette of the temple in front of the scene. This time to take the camera and capture the unforgetable uluwatu sunset. Uluwatu Temple is one of best tourist attraction for your holyday in Bali.
Bali Kecak and Fire Dance, is not known exactly where the Kecak dance originated and first developed, but there is some kind of agreement in Bali Kecak first evolved into the performing arts in the village Bona, Gianyar, as additional knowledge Kecak was originally a song or music resulting from a combination of sounds that make up a melody that is usually used to accompany sacred dance Sanghyang. And can only be performed in temples. Then in the early 1930s by artists from Bona village, Gianyar trying to develop dance Kecak to take the story of Ramayana Dance Trance dance as a substitute so that this dance could eventually be displayed in public as a performance art. Part of the Ramayana story is first taken as Sita was abducted by King Ravana.
Kecak in Bali continue to change and progress since the 1970s. The development can be seen is in terms of story and staging. In terms of story for staging not only stick to one part of the Ramayana, but also other parts of the Ramayana story. Then in terms of staging also began to grow not only found in one place like Desa Bona, Gianyar, but also other villages in Bali started developing Kecak so that all areas in Bali Kecak there are dozens of groups whose members are usually members of Banjar. Meaning of Kecak is a fragment of the Ramayana, the Hindu epic which finds expression in various forms, not only in dance, but also in painting and carving. Prince Rama, Ayodya heir to the throne, and his wife Sita had been banished from the kingdom by King Dasaratha as a result of trickery by Rama's stepmother. The story begins with the arrival of Rama and Sita Rama Lakshmana accompanied by his brother in the woods Dandaka.
trio has been observed by the demon Ravana, king of Lanka, an ardent beautiful Sita. Ravana Marica sending his prime minister to try and isolate Sita so that Ravana could kidnap her. Marica magical power is turning it into a golden deer and he entered the forest and when Sita saw the golden deer he was so fascinated by it that he asked Rama to capture it for her. Rama chasing deer leave behind his brother Laksamana with strict instuction for Protec Sita. When Sita thought he heard cries for help from her Rama Rama forcing Admiral went after accusing him of cowardice and he went to help Rama with great reluctance after drawing a magic circle on the ground and said Sita he should not under any circumstances step out side the circle.
Sita, was left alone in the woods become easy prey to the deception that had been disguised Ravana had periest old and Sita bag for some food as she was cold and hungry. Sita fell on to his tricks, he stepped outside the circle to give the old priest and Ravana grabbed some food and bring it back to his palace in palace.Once of Lanka, Ravana tried everything she can to seduce Sita without luck.
In the palace of Lanka, Sita pour out his heart about his cruel fate for a niece Trijata Ravana, when Hanuman appears saying that hi is the messenger of Rama and prove it by showing the ring Rama. Sita gives Hanoman a hairpin to show he is still alive and sand he returned to Rama with a massage to come to her rescue.
Meanwhile Rama and Laksamana accompanied twalen wandering in the woods looking for Sita when Meganada, son of Ravana, Rama and appeares and involved Admiral Battle. Meganada using her magic powers and shoots an arrow that magically turns into a dragon that beat Rama and Laksamana and they are tied in rope.
Eagle, king of all birds, a good friend of King Dasaratha, had observed the problem of Rama is high in the sky and come to the rescue to free the brothers of the rope. Rama and Laksamana continue on their way to rescue Sita and joined with Sugriva, the king monkeyes, and his monkey army.
This fragment Ramayana ends with Bittle between Sugriva and his army and Meganada Monkeys and his Devil's Army which ended with the defeat of Meganada.
ULUWATU SUNSET TOURS INTENERY :
|09:00am||pick up time in your hotel lobby.|
|09:30am||visit Padang - padang Beach.|
|11:30am||visit Pandawa Beach|
|15:00am||visit Garuda Wisnu Kencana.|
|16:30am||Visit Uluwatu Sunset Temple.|
|18:30am||visit Kecak and Fire Dance.|
|19:30pm||drive back to the Hotel.|
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING :
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING :
- Sun cream
- Drinking water
- Modest cloth
- Sun glasses
ULUWATU SUNSET TEMPLE DURATION APPROX 8 - 10 HOURS INCLUDED :
- A car with full air condition
- Professional english speaking driver
- Parking fee
NOTE : Enterace Fee, Lunch and Dinner are not included.